Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for .NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Core over the 6 months to 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Core
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 141 240
Rank change year-on-year +91 +99 +433
Permanent jobs citing .NET Core 2,233 3,213 2,212
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.87% 2.54% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.10% 6.73% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,402 3,114 2,154
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

.NET Core is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20,124 47,757 61,487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.87% 37.69% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17,324 39,840 51,129
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing .NET Core as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Core in England.

Salary trend for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Core in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for .NET Core in England

.NET Core
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Core within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +65 784 £70,000 +7.69% 199
South East +97 566 £55,000 +4.76% 135
North of England +42 438 £50,000 +11.11% 192
North West +36 294 £50,000 +11.11% 130
Midlands +50 202 £45,000 +5.88% 111
South West +63 166 £47,500 +5.56% 59
West Midlands +55 109 £45,250 +0.56% 58
Yorkshire +54 104 £45,000 +3.45% 46
East Midlands +40 93 £45,000 +12.50% 52
East of England +82 56 £50,000 -4.76% 38
North East +29 40 £46,250 +10.12% 16
.NET Core
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing .NET Core also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for .NET Core.

1 2,230 (99.87%) .NET
2 1,959 (87.73%) C#
3 1,277 (57.19%) Azure
4 1,271 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1,145 (51.28%) JavaScript
6 876 (39.23%) SQL
7 856 (38.33%) ASP.NET
8 837 (37.48%) SQL Server
9 774 (34.66%) Microservices
10 762 (34.12%) MVC
11 749 (33.54%) AngularJS
12 703 (31.48%) .NET Framework
13 656 (29.38%) DevOps
14 654 (29.29%) TDD
15 649 (29.06%) CSS
16 647 (28.97%) HTML
16 647 (28.97%) React
17 523 (23.42%) ASP.NET Web API
18 514 (23.02%) Scrum
19 510 (22.84%) Software Engineering
20 458 (20.51%) Microsoft
21 455 (20.38%) Finance
22 446 (19.97%) AWS
22 446 (19.97%) Docker
23 412 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
24 346 (15.49%) Git (software)
25 330 (14.78%) Entity Framework
26 329 (14.73%) TypeScript
27 320 (14.33%) Fintech
28 316 (14.15%) REST

.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 102 (4.57%) NServiceBus
2 82 (3.67%) Elasticsearch
3 58 (2.60%) CMS
4 35 (1.57%) Confluence
5 34 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
7 32 (1.43%) Umbraco
8 26 (1.16%) IIS
9 20 (0.90%) EPiServer
10 15 (0.67%) Kentico
11 12 (0.54%) Headless CMS
12 11 (0.49%) Sitefinity
13 8 (0.36%) Apache Spark
14 6 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.22%) DNN
15 5 (0.22%) Immediacy CMS
16 4 (0.18%) WordPress
17 3 (0.13%) Drupal
17 3 (0.13%) Ethereum
17 3 (0.13%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (0.76%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.090%) InVision
3 2 (0.090%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.090%) Sketch
4 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 21 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 7 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.090%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1,277 (57.19%) Azure
2 446 (19.97%) AWS
3 110 (4.93%) PaaS
4 102 (4.57%) SaaS
5 81 (3.63%) IaaS
6 74 (3.31%) GCP
7 66 (2.96%) Serverless
8 58 (2.60%) GitHub
9 35 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
10 34 (1.52%) Azure Functions
10 34 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (1.07%) Slack
12 23 (1.03%) Logic Apps
13 20 (0.90%) OpenShift
13 20 (0.90%) Power Platform
14 19 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (0.85%) npm
15 15 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
17 12 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 109 (4.88%) HTTP
2 91 (4.08%) Skype
3 42 (1.88%) Internet
4 11 (0.49%) RTP
5 10 (0.45%) AMQP
6 9 (0.40%) WEP
7 5 (0.22%) DNS
7 5 (0.22%) Firewall
7 5 (0.22%) SSL
8 4 (0.18%) RFID
9 3 (0.13%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.090%) Intranet
11 1 (0.045%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.045%) Extranet
11 1 (0.045%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.045%) X.509
11 1 (0.045%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.045%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 837 (37.48%) SQL Server
2 293 (13.12%) NoSQL
3 182 (8.15%) MongoDB
4 88 (3.94%) Relational Database
5 71 (3.18%) SQL Server 2019
6 49 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
7 48 (2.15%) MySQL
8 46 (2.06%) Redis
9 44 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
10 36 (1.61%) Cosmos DB
11 35 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 20 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (0.85%) Big Data
15 17 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
17 15 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 13 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (0.54%) Power BI
19 12 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 346 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 101 (4.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 97 (4.34%) Selenium
4 93 (4.16%) JIRA
5 91 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 81 (3.63%) Visual Studio
7 79 (3.54%) Jenkins
8 78 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 74 (3.31%) NUnit
10 45 (2.02%) Cypress.io
11 44 (1.97%) Visual Studio Team System
12 40 (1.79%) GitLab
13 33 (1.48%) Moq
14 27 (1.21%) MSTest
14 27 (1.21%) SpecFlow
15 23 (1.03%) Bitbucket
16 21 (0.94%) Subversion
17 16 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 14 (0.63%) Mocha
18 14 (0.63%) Postman
General
1 455 (20.38%) Finance
2 104 (4.66%) Front Office
3 36 (1.61%) Marketing
4 33 (1.48%) Advertising
4 33 (1.48%) Public Sector
5 32 (1.43%) Games
6 27 (1.21%) Back Office
7 24 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.03%) Electronics
8 23 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 20 (0.90%) Banking
10 19 (0.85%) Publishing
11 18 (0.81%) Retail
12 15 (0.67%) Law
13 8 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.31%) Legal
15 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.22%) Automotive
16 3 (0.13%) Housing Association
16 3 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,673 (74.92%) Developer
2 951 (42.59%) .NET Developer
3 605 (27.09%) C# Developer
4 441 (19.75%) Senior Developer
5 420 (18.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 389 (17.42%) Software Developer
7 246 (11.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 238 (10.66%) Software Engineer
9 211 (9.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 161 (7.21%) .NET Software Developer
11 151 (6.76%) Azure Developer
12 149 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
13 126 (5.64%) Senior C# Developer
14 121 (5.42%) .NET Software Engineer
15 117 (5.24%) Angular Developer
16 114 (5.11%) Architect
17 106 (4.75%) Lead Developer
18 92 (4.12%) Senior Software Developer
19 83 (3.72%) React Developer
20 74 (3.31%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,230 (99.87%) .NET
2 856 (38.33%) ASP.NET
3 749 (33.54%) AngularJS
4 703 (31.48%) .NET Framework
5 649 (29.06%) CSS
6 647 (28.97%) HTML
6 647 (28.97%) React
7 523 (23.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 412 (18.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 330 (14.78%) Entity Framework
10 316 (14.15%) REST
11 299 (13.39%) Web Services
12 294 (13.17%) Vue.js
13 277 (12.40%) ASP.NET Core
14 217 (9.72%) Node.js
15 214 (9.58%) jQuery
16 208 (9.31%) HTML5
17 204 (9.14%) RESTful
18 171 (7.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 149 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 289 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
2 109 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (4.03%) User Experience
4 86 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 79 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 70 (3.13%) Derivative
7 59 (2.64%) Fixed Income
8 58 (2.60%) Mobile App
9 57 (2.55%) Equities
10 48 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
11 44 (1.97%) Algorithms
12 40 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (1.66%) Cloud Native
14 27 (1.21%) Data Structures
15 24 (1.07%) N-Tier
16 15 (0.67%) LIMS
16 15 (0.67%) NHS
17 14 (0.63%) Renewable Energy
18 13 (0.58%) Virtual Team
19 12 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (7.03%) Windows
2 98 (4.39%) Linux
3 29 (1.30%) Android
4 18 (0.81%) Windows Server
5 17 (0.76%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.045%) CentOS
7 1 (0.045%) Unix
7 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,271 (56.92%) Agile Software Development
2 774 (34.66%) Microservices
3 762 (34.12%) MVC
4 656 (29.38%) DevOps
5 654 (29.29%) TDD
6 514 (23.02%) Scrum
7 510 (22.84%) Software Engineering
8 320 (14.33%) Fintech
9 261 (11.69%) Test Automation
10 254 (11.37%) SOLID
11 238 (10.66%) OO
11 238 (10.66%) Web Development
12 236 (10.57%) BDD
13 232 (10.39%) Mentoring
13 232 (10.39%) Unit Testing
14 221 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
15 170 (7.61%) SDLC
16 121 (5.42%) Problem-Solving
17 109 (4.88%) Computer Science
18 105 (4.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,959 (87.73%) C#
2 1,145 (51.28%) JavaScript
3 876 (39.23%) SQL
4 329 (14.73%) TypeScript
5 162 (7.25%) Python
6 124 (5.55%) C++
7 119 (5.33%) T-SQL
8 96 (4.30%) Java
9 67 (3.00%) PowerShell
10 52 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 42 (1.88%) Go
12 22 (0.99%) Ruby
13 17 (0.76%) VB
14 14 (0.63%) C
14 14 (0.63%) F#
15 13 (0.58%) PHP
16 12 (0.54%) R
17 10 (0.45%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.45%) ES6
18 8 (0.36%) Scala
Qualifications
1 212 (9.49%) Degree
2 68 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 10 (0.45%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.22%) ISEB
6 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.22%) MCPD
7 4 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.13%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.13%) MCSD
9 2 (0.090%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.045%) CIW
10 1 (0.045%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.045%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.045%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (5.19%) QA
2 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.22%) PSD2
2 5 (0.22%) SLA
3 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.13%) EMIR
4 3 (0.13%) GDPR
4 3 (0.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 446 (19.97%) Docker
2 4 (0.18%) Gluster
2 4 (0.18%) GlusterFS
3 3 (0.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.13%) LXC
3 3 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.045%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 289 (12.94%) Kubernetes
2 94 (4.21%) Terraform
3 12 (0.54%) Ansible
4 9 (0.40%) MIIS
5 8 (0.36%) Kibana
6 6 (0.27%) Puppet
7 4 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.13%) logstash
8 3 (0.13%) Rancher
9 2 (0.090%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.045%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.045%) Grafana
10 1 (0.045%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.045%) Nagios
10 1 (0.045%) OpenView
10 1 (0.045%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.045%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.045%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.045%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 458 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 48 (2.15%) Google
3 38 (1.70%) VMware
4 36 (1.61%) Xamarin
5 35 (1.57%) Sitecore
6 32 (1.43%) Oracle
7 20 (0.90%) SAP
8 15 (0.67%) Atlassian
8 15 (0.67%) Nintex
9 11 (0.49%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.40%) Cadence
10 9 (0.40%) Sparx
10 9 (0.40%) Telerik
11 8 (0.36%) IBM
12 6 (0.27%) Databricks
13 5 (0.22%) Alterian
14 4 (0.18%) MuleSoft
15 3 (0.13%) Adobe
15 3 (0.13%) JD Edwards
15 3 (0.13%) TIBCO